Category: Italy

5 photo galleries of the archeological ruins of the Roman city of Pompeii

Villa de los Misterios in the archeological ruins of Pompeii in Italy One of the most impressive visits you can make during a trip to Italy is Pompeii, the famous archeological ruins of the Roman city that disappeared after the eruption of Vesuvius volcano. The visit to Pompeii can be done during a trip to Naples, or even to Rome, a city from which it is two and a half hours away by road.
4 houses to see on your visit of the archeological remains of Pompeii
4 houses to see on your visit of the archeological remains of Pompeii
Villa of the Mysteries in Pompeii On your tourist trip to Pompeii, in Italy, when you visit the impressive archaeological remains, there are four houses that are essential to see, With the visit to these houses you can enjoy corners that contain real artistic jewels of Pompeian frescoes which are still preserved in archaeological remains and have not been transferred to the Archaeological Museum of Naples, which houses most of the objects found during excavations.
The best photo galleries of Venice and the lagoon islands
The best photo galleries of Venice and the lagoon islands
Grand Canal of Venice in Italy In the blog with specific information to TRAVEL to ITALY I have published several galleries and photo collections of Venice, as well as the islands of the lagoon that surrounds the beautiful Italian city. In this blog you will find photo galleries from the most important corners of the Venetian city.
You know what… ? The sculpture of Moses by Michelangelo is near the Colosseum in Rome
You know what… ? The sculpture of Moses by Michelangelo is near the Colosseum in Rome
Moses sculpture by Michelangelo in San Pedro in Vincoli church in Rome Do you know that the imposing sculpture of Moses by Michelangelo can be visited very close to the Colosseum in Rome? When he makes a tourist trip to Rome, not everyone knows that he can see the sculpture of Moses by Michelangelo and where he is.
How to attend a costume ball at the Carnivals of Venice 2011
How to attend a costume ball at the Carnivals of Venice 2011
Ambience in the street at the Venice Carnival festivities From February 26 to March 8 the traditional Carnival of Venice 2011 takes place, a very popular festivals that fill the streets of the Italian city with visitors, and become a great party of music and color thanks to the numerous costume dances that take place.
5 keys to visit Piazza Navona, the most beautiful in Rome
5 keys to visit Piazza Navona, the most beautiful in Rome
Fountain of the Four Rivers in the center of the Navona Square in Rome Rating: *** Very Recommended When planning your tourist trip to Rome, a must-see is the Navona Square, both in the case of your first visits, as in subsequent visits . Then I will give you several keys that justify the great tourist attraction of this central Roman square.
5 photo galleries of the archeological ruins of the Roman city of Pompeii
5 photo galleries of the archeological ruins of the Roman city of Pompeii
Villa de los Misterios in the archeological ruins of Pompeii in Italy One of the most impressive visits you can make during a trip to Italy is Pompeii, the famous archeological ruins of the Roman city that disappeared after the eruption of Vesuvius volcano. The visit to Pompeii can be done during a trip to Naples, or even to Rome, a city from which it is two and a half hours away by road.
Panoramic views of St. Mark's Square in Venice
Panoramic views of St. Mark's Square in Venice
Panoramic view of the Piazzeta of San Marcos in Venice in Italy Rating: *** Highly recommended On your trip to Venice, St. Mark's Square will become the nerve center of your visit. The numerous great monuments that it concentrates and the great beauty transmit to us will make us spend several hours visiting them and, likewise, walking through the different corners of the square.
Historic cafes and terraces with classical music in St. Mark's Square in Venice
Historic cafes and terraces with classical music in St. Mark's Square in Venice
Terrace of Café Quadri with a temple of classical music in St. Mark's Square in Venice in Italy Rating: ** Recommended When on your trip to Venice, in Italy, you arrive at St. Mark's Square, apart from visiting the great monuments concentrate on it, such as the Basilica of San Marcos, the Doge's Palace or the Campanile Tower, you have to take a walk around the square.
The best panoramic views of Venice from the bell tower of San Marcos
The best panoramic views of Venice from the bell tower of San Marcos
Panoramic views of Venice from the Campanile tower of St. Mark's Square Rating: *** Highly recommended The Campanile tower is one of the icons of the beautiful St. Mark's Square in Venice. But it is not only its preeminent location, in front of the Byzantine Basilica of San Marcos, which gives this tower its importance, but also the possibility it offers us to be able to climb to the top of it.
Medieval Jewish ghetto in the Cannaregio district in Venice
Medieval Jewish ghetto in the Cannaregio district in Venice
Corner of the medieval Jewish Ghetto of Venice in Italy Rating: ** Recommended On your trip to Venice, if you want to know another side of the city of the canals, away from the big tourist crowds, I recommend that you approach the old Jewish Ghetto, which It is located in the Cannaregio district.
Ellipse, experiences of a trip to Italy on a very personal site
Ellipse, experiences of a trip to Italy on a very personal site
Personal website Ellipse with the diary of a trip to Italy It is not a personal travel blog to use, but a very original site, in which its authors, Doorkeeper and Shadow, present a great variety of content, from topics Celtic music, even esoteric themes and myths and legends.
Buy carnival masks in the shops of Venice
Buy carnival masks in the shops of Venice
Carnival mask in craft shop of Venice - Italy Carnival masks will become something continuously present during our visit to Venice, in Italy. The worldwide fame of the Venetian carnival is reflected in the great prominence that the masks acquire in craft shops and souvenir shops and street stalls that abound in the streets of Venice.
Monuments, bridges and gondolas on the Grand Canal of Venice
Monuments, bridges and gondolas on the Grand Canal of Venice
Grand Canal of Venice - Italy Rating: *** Highly Recommended The Grand Canal. that with its inverted S-shaped layout divides Venice into two parts, it is, together with St. Mark's Square, the largest tourist attraction center for those of us who visit the city of canals. On our trip to Venice, we will visit the Grand Canal several times to enjoy numerous must-see visits, such as the Rialto Bridge, next to which we will find the Rialto market, the great baroque basilica of Santa María de la Salute, or the Plaza de San Marcos with its beautiful monuments.
Tips for visiting St. Mark's Basilica in Venice
Tips for visiting St. Mark's Basilica in Venice
Domes of the Basilica of San Marcos in Venice - Italy Rating: *** Very Recommended The city of Venice is presented to those who visit it as a great work of art, at certain times too crowded by tourists, but a work of art. And the center of greatest attraction of this work of art is the Plaza de San Marcos, where we find the impressive Basilica of San Marcos.
Visit the island of Murano in the Venetian Lagoon, world center of artistic glass
Visit the island of Murano in the Venetian Lagoon, world center of artistic glass
Murano Island in the Venetian Lagoon - Italy Rating: ** Recommended When we travel to Venice in Italy, the attractions not only focus on the city of canals, but in the Venetian Lagoon we find some islands that deserve a visit. That is the case of the island of Murano, going by vaporetto, just 20 minutes from Venice, which throughout history has gained worldwide fame as a center of artistic glass production, from lamps, decorative figures and vases, to glass jewelry.